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John Mills
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Born in Felixstowe, Suffolk
Born on 22nd of February 1908
Died in Buckinghamshire
Died on 23rd of April 2005

Born 1908. Died 2005 - English actor.

Stage debut as chorus boy in The Five O-Clock Revue (1927). Film debut in The Midshipmaid (1932). Roles were typically English including Scott of the Antarctic (1948) and The Colditz Story (1954). Later films included Ryan’s Daughter (1970), Gandhi (1982) and A Woman of Substance (1986). Knighted in 1977.

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